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The 193rd Hangover Sessions featured THE GO AHEAD, for their 4th (I think!?) appearance on the show ! It’s always so joyful having them in the studio, similar to catching up with an old (but still young) friend <3 Check out the full show right here, also featuring an ‘Ear Worm of the Week’ by […]

“Surfeando un Cometa” (Surfing a Comet) (Recorded at Hyde Street Studios – Self-released) The third LP from this nine-piece Oakland “Latin Circus Funk” band does not disappoint in range and energy.  The 11 tracks on this album all are fused with a Latin beat born in Colombia – but seamlessly combine other influences from reggae, to […]

(Self recorded and produced) The sound and the storytelling on the sophomore LP from this Oakland-based based is dreamy, hypnotizing, and soaked in some warm psychedelic influences. Bells Atlas’s brand of Bay-area Afropop borrows heavily from the sounds of the region, at once sounding both worldly and extremely local.  The vocals of lead-singer and lyricist Sandra Lawson-Ndu […]

(Self-released) This self-titled doubled LP by the SF-based The Spiral Electric is a sprawling statement by a quintessential Bay area psych/acid rock band.  But The Spiral Electric also manage to do something many similar bands do or could not – that is weave many other flavors of music and emotions (including instrumental interludes) into an 66-minute […]